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The world s best measuring instruments are all but worthless if they can t be relied on to provide accurate reliable results One key to ensuring that measuring instruments such as micrometers calipers and dial gauges maintain a high level of reliability and accuracy is by taking proper care of them Below is what you should know about the care and maintenance of these

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However connecting the threads on a TE pipe properly is essential to avoid damaging pipes fittings or flanges Improper assembly or disassembly may lead to galling or seizing Once unseized damage to the threads or pipe could further reduce corrosion resistance and hygienic properties two popular reasons for choosing stainless steel pipe

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